Most Recent Competitive News

Announcing the 2016 Challengers

Challenger is the pinnacle of Ranked play, so let’s take a moment to congratulate the top of the 2016 ladder in NA. This year’s top players lay claim to not only Victorious Maokai and prestigious borders, but also an exclusive Challenger jacket. The top ten score the jacket and the even rarer Challenger medallion.
3 months ago

2017 ranked season kicks off

This year, climb the ladder in your choice of competitive ranked queues. With independent ratings and different skills to master, climb to your peak in both queues to earn additional end-of-season rewards!
3 months ago

How to rank up in the 2017 season

Keep up with all the changes coming to your 2017 ranked season.
4 months ago

2016 ranked season ends

The 2016 ranked season is over. The clock struck midnight, turning November 7 to November 8, and ranked queues came down.
4 months ago

2016 ranked season ends soon!

Only days remain until the end of the 2016 ranked season. When the clock strikes midnight, turning November 7 to November 8, ranked queues will come down for about 90 minutes and we'll start distributing earned rewards.
4 months ago

2016 Challenger Rewards

We previously announced brand new physical rewards for Challenger Tier this year—here’s what that means.
5 months ago

Riot Pls: Ranked Pls - 2017 Season Ranked Changes

Dynamic Queue hasn't met the needs of many players. So today we’re ready to talk about our plans for the 2017 season.
5 months ago

2016 ranked season ends soon

Whether you triumph together alongside familiar teammates or take matters into your own hands climbing solo, the end of season looms. Rise your way before the season ends the night of November 7.
5 months ago

Ranked updates now live

We recently announced changes coming to ranked play including new solo/duo restrictions at high tiers, autofill protection during promo series, and no back-to-back autofills.
7 months ago

Riot Pls: Ranked Pls

We’ve got some short-term changes to bring competitive integrity back to the top of the ranked ladder.
7 months ago